Union County, Oregon (OR)

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County population in 2012: 25,759 (58% urban, 42% rural); it was 24,530 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,288
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,585
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,482
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,628 (it was 3,258 in 2000)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

38%

Land area: 2037 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 13 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Union County: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (23.3%), Educational, health and social services (20.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 53%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 37%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Union County, Oregon:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.0%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (0.9%)
  • Asian alone (0.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Oregon median age:  38.0 years
Males: 12,678  (46.4%)
Females: 13,070  (53.6%)
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Union County,OR real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Union County:

2.0 people
Oregon:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,762 ($33,738 in 1999)

This county:

$41762
Oregon:

$50251

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $564 (lower quartile is $458, upper quartile is $723)
This county:

$564
State:

$769


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $151,139 (it was $94,500 in 2000)
Union:

$151,139
Oregon:

$229,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $96,958 - $249,462

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $206,191
Here:

$206,191
State:

$286,540

Townhouses or other attached units: $207,548
Here:

$207,548
State:

$218,538

In 2-unit structures: $100,004
Here:

$100,004
State:

$233,637

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $135,628
Here:

$135,628
State:

$162,511

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $436,810
Here:

$436,810
State:

$276,398

Mobile homes: $91,636
Here:

$91,636
State:

$101,219
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,097
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $371

Institutionalized population: 322

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 46 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2001: 30 buildings, average cost: $135,300
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2003: 31 buildings, average cost: $199,700
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $220,700
  • 2005: 54 buildings, average cost: $212,400
  • 2006: 64 buildings, average cost: $203,000
  • 2007: 54 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $196,100
  • 2009: 51 buildings, average cost: $217,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,465 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,278 (1.0%)

Union County household income distribution in 2009 Union County home values distribution Union County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.2%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.8% for Black residents, 47.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.4% for American Indian residents, 18.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 48.8% for other race residents, 28.2% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.7%
Union County:

19.7%
Oregon:

16.7%
(17.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 46.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.7% for American Indian residents, 19.6% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 45.5% for other race residents, 28.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 23 years old, American Indian residents: 52 years old, Asian residents: 27 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 26 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Union County is $427 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $563 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $821 a month.

Cities in this county include: La Grande, Union, Elgin, Island City, Cove, North Powder, Imbler, Starkey, Summerville.

Union County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2005 air pollution in Union County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 22 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 48 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 8.8 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Below U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 31 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Union County: Kellers Cabin (A), Kamela (B), Hunter Camp (C), Spout Springs Ski Area (D), Indian Creek Camp (E), Union Junction (F), Sago (G), Gulling (H), Palmer Junction (I), Lone Tree (J), Research Corrals (K), Only Entry Point (L), Grandview Campground (M), Sweikert Ranch (N), Buck Creek Trailhead (O), North Fork Catherine Creek Recreation Site (P), North Fork Picnic Area (Q), Pilcher Creek Reservoir Recreation Site (R), Wolf Creek Reservoir Recreation Site (S), North Fork Gravel Pit (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Union County: Pine Grove Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Summerville-Imbler Cemetery (1), Pine Grove Cemetery (2), Rugg Cemetery (3), Mount Pleasant Cemetery (4), Ackles Cemetery (5), Grandview Cemetery (6), Cove Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Grande Ronde Lake (A), Little Pop Lake (B), Pop Lake (C), Glacier Lake (D), Heart Lake (E), Hunter Lake (F), Hidden Lake (G), Ladd Canyon Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lackey Creek (A), Knight Creek (B), Robbs Creek (C), Waite Creek (D), Hacker Creek (E), Lanman Creek (F), East Branch Gordon Creek (G), Jungle Creek (H), Baker Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Union County include: Red Bridge State Park (1), Morgan Lake Park (2), Riverside Park (3), Thief Valley County Park (4), Pioneer Monument (5), Hilgard Junction State Park (6), Ladd Marsh Game Management Area (7), Pilcher Creek Recreation Area (8), Catherine Creek State Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Baker County , Grant County , Umatilla County , Wallowa County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.6%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,077
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 655 (36% naturalized citizens)

Union County:

2.7%
Whole state:

8.5%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 228
  • 1990 to 1994: 98
  • 1985 to 1989: 106
  • 1980 to 1984: 41
  • 1975 to 1979: 25
  • 1970 to 1974: 12
  • 1970 to 1974: 19
  • 1965 to 1969: 126

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 93.8%

Union County marital status for males Union County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Union County with a mortgage: 2,803 (242 second mortgage, 230 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,490

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

74.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Union County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,15428
Other2,3858
Catholic1,2574
Mainline Protestant1,1159
None17,837-
Union County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Union County:

3.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Union County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 22
This county:

8.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Union County:

7.3%
Oregon:

7.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Union County:

24.3%
State:

25.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.4%
State:

14.2%

Agriculture in Union County:

Average size of farms: 482 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $48,352
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $291.34
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.29%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 36.34%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $56,121
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 21.93%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 53.32%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $193,196
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.24%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.47
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.16%
All wheat for grain: 27448 harvested acres
Vegetables: 13 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 513 acres

Earthquake activity:

Union County-area historical earthquake activity is below Oregon state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 225.1 miles away from Union County center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 334.8 miles away from the county center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 364.8 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 251.6 miles away from the county center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 249.6 miles away from Union County center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 247.3 miles away from the county center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Union County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (25%)
  • Canada (14%)
  • Micronesia (12%)
  • Japan (6%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Korea (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Union County (%):

  • German (20%)
  • United States or American (16%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Swedish (3%)

Union County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,966 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 1,244 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 4 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 141 (1%)
  • Walked: 669 (6%)
  • Other means: 34 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 707 (7%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Union County, Oregon in 2000:

  • 343 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 137 people in nursing homes
  • 86 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 24 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 15 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 2 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 2 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

People in group quarters in Union County, Oregon in 2010:

  • 328 people in college/university student housing
  • 260 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 68 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 46 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 11 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 5 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,308.

6.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,591 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
Oregon average:

7.22%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.19% relocated from other counties in Oregon ($15,993 average AGI)
3.02% relocated from other states ($18,598 average AGI)
Union County:

3.02%
Oregon average:

3.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Baker County, OR  0.48% ($42,591 average AGI)
from Umatilla County, OR  0.46% ($26,167)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.25% ($38,130)
from Wallowa County, OR  0.21% ($25,737)
from Washington County, OR  0.19% ($27,941)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.17% ($37,688)
from Canyon County, ID  0.16% ($29,000)


6.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,457 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Oregon average:

6.82%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.41% relocated to other counties in Oregon ($15,809 average AGI)
3.35% relocated to other states ($14,646 average AGI)
Union County:

3.35%
Oregon average:

3.06%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Umatilla County, OR  0.69% ($36,047 average AGI)
to Baker County, OR  0.34% ($30,548)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.33% ($23,133)
to Washington County, OR  0.31% ($27,138)
to Ada County, ID  0.29% ($26,296)
to Lane County, OR  0.27% ($14,440)
to Deschutes County, OR  0.23% ($34,048)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Births per 1000 population in Union County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Union County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 3.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.5

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Union County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 4,260 (3,709 aged, 551 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.1
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9698.430
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 258.130
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 42837.83

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1153.220
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 925.020
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8.15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 40.28
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 93.72

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8.15
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 187.0. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 140.3
  • Other - 46.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 25,013

Size of family households: 3,488 2-persons, 1,363 3-persons, 1,098 4-persons, 543 5-persons, 190 6-persons, 122 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,902 1-person, 624 2-persons, 106 3-persons, 46 4-persons, 16 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

4,261 married couples with children.
1,244 single-parent households (300 men, 944 women).

95.5% of residents of Union County speak English at home.
2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (45% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 29% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $157,934,000 ($6471 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,625,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $69,474,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $33,857,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,219,000
Federal grants: $26,904,000
Federal procurement contracts: $10,458,000 ($72,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $14,023,000 ($4,165,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,314,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $13,534,000
Federal Government insurance: $25,023,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,592
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

65 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,238
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +177
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+20 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -491
Here -20 per 1000 residents
State +21 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Union County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.72 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.0

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 62
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,375
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,234
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,314
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,691
  • 1960 to 1969: 891
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,067
  • 1940 to 1949: 512
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,286
Rooms in houses/apartments in Union County, Oregon
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 16
  • 2 rooms: 70
  • 3 rooms: 223
  • 4 rooms: 755
  • 5 rooms: 1,420
  • 6 rooms: 1,581
  • 7 rooms: 1,176
  • 8 rooms: 595
  • 9+ rooms: 646
  • 1 room: 180
  • 2 rooms: 274
  • 3 rooms: 576
  • 4 rooms: 976
  • 5 rooms: 576
  • 6 rooms: 361
  • 7 rooms: 146
  • 8 rooms: 96
  • 9+ rooms: 73
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Union County, Oregon
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 19
  • 1 bedroom: 251
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,602
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,264
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,060
  • 5+ bedrooms: 286
  • no bedroom: 244
  • 1 bedroom: 704
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,346
  • 3 bedrooms: 716
  • 4 bedrooms: 201
  • 5+ bedrooms: 47
Cars and other vehicles available in Union County, Oregon in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 242
  • 1 vehicle: 1,336
  • 2 vehicles: 2,882
  • 3 vehicles: 1,381
  • 4 vehicles: 430
  • 5+ vehicles: 211
  • no vehicle: 504
  • 1 vehicle: 1,386
  • 2 vehicles: 964
  • 3 vehicles: 265
  • 4 vehicles: 82
  • 5+ vehicles: 57

51% of Union County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55% lived in Oregon.

Union County:

50.8%
State average:

48.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $82,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Union County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (57.6%)
  • Electricity (15.2%)
  • Wood (13.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (45.3%)
  • Electricity (37.7%)
  • Wood (8.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.5%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 199
Here:

7.4%
Oregon:

9.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 52
Here:

3.1%
Oregon:

7.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 53
Here:

2.7%
Oregon:

16.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Union County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,303,000
    Air Transportation: $258,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,544,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,243,000
    Air Transportation: $828,000
    Police Protection: $804,000
    Central Staff Services: $793,000
    Financial Administration: $775,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $571,000
    Parks and Recreation: $526,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $485,000
    General Public Buildings: $456,000
    Corrections - Other: $415,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $210,000
    Libraries: $89,000
    Health - Other: $62,000
    General - Other: $30,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $342,000
    General - Other: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $393,000
    Air Transportation: $203,000
    Parks and Recreation: $166,000
    Regular Highways: $66,000
    Police Protection: $28,000
    Correctional Institutions: $23,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,638,000

Union County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $2,998,000
    Air Transportation: $950,000
    Parks and Recreation: $603,000
    Regular Highways: $193,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $187,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $78,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $28,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $836,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $160,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,850,000
    All Other: $1,632,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,009,000
    Public Welfare: $276,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,464,000
    Other Selective Sales: $156,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $89,000
    Other License: $6,000

Union County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,277,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,264,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,000

Union County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,231,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Union County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
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Union County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Most common first names in Union County, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14476.8 years
Robert12674.7 years
William12079.3 years
James11775.2 years
Mary10280.9 years
Charles8779.6 years
George7877.9 years
Ruth6583.7 years
Donald6272.0 years
Helen6079.6 years
Most common last names in Union County, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7575.6 years
Miller6980.1 years
Thompson4380.2 years
Johnson4278.5 years
Brown4277.2 years
Jones3877.4 years
Williams3679.3 years
Wilson3675.2 years
Anderson3474.6 years
Scott3177.5 years
Businesses in Union County, OR
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Maurices1
Albertsons1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1New Balance1
Best Western1Nike2
Burger King1Payless1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
Dennys1Safeway1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx4Starbucks2
Ford1Super 81
GNC1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Travelodge1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
JCPenney1U.S. Cellular1
Jones New York2UPS5
KFC1Vons1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets5

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